MEET DAN STRAKAL
Dr. Dan Strakal has been an expert on the changing workplace, business management, and career transition for nearly 20 years. He has held several executive positions and hiring manager positions in industry and government as well as high-level administrator and faculty positions in higher education including:
Dan is also the host and producer of the syndicated weekly talk radio program Business Buzz With Dr. Dan where listeners learn strategies to take their businesses and careers to the next level. He is the coauthor of Better Job Search in 3 Easy Step and Better Job Skills in 3 Easy Steps: The Easy Way To Develop Job Skills. He is the author of a bimonthly column, Strengthening the Client/Company Connection, which contains concise and timely information and ideas to assist corporate and government leaders, educators, and employees to be as productive and successful as possible. In addition, Dan has written over one hundred business- and career-related articles for a variety of publications.
Now through his coaching and consulting activities, speaking engagements, strategy sessions, and career/business radio talk show he shares these lessons with dozens of organizations and thousands of people each year to balance work, family, and life issues and overcome the challenges and barriers they face in creating satisfying and successful workplaces.
Dan is often called upon by the national and international media as a featured workplace and business issues expert. A summary of recent appearances includes The Wall Street Journal, Entrepreneur Magazine, Self Magazine, SmartMoney.com, Computerworld, Parents Magazine, Diversity Inc. Magazine, Chief Information Officer (Australia 's Magazine for Information Executives), Entrepreneur Magazine Home Based Business Show, the Radio America Program: News You Can Use, ABC, CBS, and NBC radio affiliates, KBS Radio Canada and many other media outlets.
Dan on the Board of Directors of the Career Planning and Adult Development Network and is Certified International Job and Career Transition Coach. Dan earned his college degrees while working full-time. His education includes a Doctorate degree in Adult Learning (Emphasis: Organizational Behavior), a Master's of Education in Training and Human Resource Management, a Master's of Science in Technical/Project Management, and a Bachelor of Science in Pre-Physical Therapy.